Information About

Sweeper Cove

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Sweeper Cove on The Map

Location

51 ° 51' 16" N,
176 ° 38' 14" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Uses

Sweeper Cove in Detail.

About

SW portion of Kuluk Bay, on NE coast of Adak I., Aleutian Islands.

History

Named by members of the U.S. Navy Aleutian Island Survey Expedition in 1934, "because it was used as a refuge for the smaller ships of the expedition in 1934, "because it was used as a refuge for the smaller ships of the expedition (mine sweepers) during bad weather."

Places Near Sweeper Cove
Bars:

Chaxchim-gutikix, Finger Shoal, Head Rock, Kuluk Shoal, North Spit, South Spit, Yalus,

Bays:

Adak Bight, Aduutuqix, Andrew Bay, Bay of Islands, Bay of Waterfalls, Beverley Cove, Beyer Bay, Blind Cove, Boot Bay, Camel Cove, Campers Cove, Cataract Bight, Chapel Cove, Chaxchim-qakuudguu, Chuqax, Expedition Harbor, Finger Bay, Finger Cove, Fisherman Cove, Gannet Cove, Hammerhead Cove, Hidden Bay, Iixtagagiidax, Kimlaliilux, Kuluk Bay, Middle Arm Three Arm Bay, North Arm Three Arm Bay, Qaluugix Hiliixsax, Ringgold Sound, Scabbard Bay, Shagak Bay, South Arm Three Arm Bay, Sweeper Cove, Trappers Cove, Unalga Bight,

Capes:

Barnard Point, Beverley Point, Blind Point, Boot Point, Campers Point, Cape Adagdak, Cape Kiguga, Cape Moffett, Cliff Point, Fox Point, Hammerhead, Ixusis, Kelp Point, Low Point, Low Point, Lucky Point, Mid Point, Middle Point, Range Point, Split Point, Thunder Point, Vincennes Point, Zeto Point,

Channels:

Argonne Channel, Hadgii, Hell Gate,

Cities:

Adak,

Dams:

Bonny Rose Lake Dam, Lake Demarie Dam, Lake Leone Dam, Mitchell Creek Dam, North Lake Dam Nw Side, North Lake Dam Se Side, Nurses Creek Dam,

Hills:

Ayagaachux, Red Bluff,

Islands:

Acorn Rock, Adak Island, Agux, Anglamax, Argonne Island, Black Island, Cascade Rock, Channel Islands, Cormorant Island, Crone Island, Dora Island, Eaglet Rocks, Elf Island, Gannet Rocks, Green Island, Ina Island, Large Rock, McCulloch Rock, North Island, North Rocks, Pit Rock, Plum Island, Plum Island Rocks, Pulpit Rocks, Red Rock, Ringgold Island, Sachem Head, Sea Parrot Island, South Island, South Rocks, Staten Island,

Lakes:

Andrew Lake, Chidaglix Hanii, Clam Lagoon, Lake Constant, Hatchet Lake, Lake Leone, Miti Lake, Mitt Lake, Lake Ringgold,

Mountains:

Mount Adagdak, Mount Moffett, Mount Reed, Split Top, Mount Vincennes,

Rapids:

The Race,

Streams:

Sweeper Creek,

Valleys:

Happy Valley,

Cities:

Hospital Valley,

Waterfalls:

White Falls,